Montana Public Radio


Gas pump at a gas station.

Gas prices in Montana are on the rise, though not as quickly as in the rest of the country. One expert says prices will likely continue to increase.

Revenue generated from the increased gas tax Montana lawmakers passed last year collected more than $6 million in its first four months.
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Gasoline is getting more expensive and prices are expected to climb even higher for the summer driving season. Edward O’Brien reports on what kind of an impact that could have on Montana’s summer tourism industry.